The six-time titlist owns a perfect 29-0 record at the ATP World Tour 500 event, taking place at the National Tennis Center in Beijing, from October 3-9.
The world no.1 will defend four ATP titles from October 3 to November 20: Beijing, Shanghai, Paris and the ATP World Tour Finals in London.
Serbia will face Russia in a home tie in the first round on 3-5 February 2017.
The Novak Djokovic Foundation held its fourth Charity Gala Dinner on Tuesday, September 20, in Milan.
Nole failed in attempt to win his third title in New York, and his 13th career GS crown, when he lost to no.3 seed Stan Wawrinka 7-6 (1), 4-6, 5-7, 3-6.
Novak continued his pursuit of a 13th Grand Slam title with a 6-3, 6-2, 3-6, 6-2 win over no.10 seed Gael Monfils.
World no.1 moved one step closer to his 13th Grand Slam on Tuesday after Jo-Wilfried Tsonga retired in the third set (6-3, 6-2).
Novak booked his spot in the last 8 for the 10th time after dismissing Kyle Edmund 6-2, 6-1, 6-4 on Sunday night at Flushing Meadows.
The world no.1 got pass into the US Open fourth round as Mikhail Youzhny retired injured at 4-2 for the defending champion.
The top seed and defending champion will face Mikhail Youzhny (RUS) in the third round on Friday.
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